Tag Archives: my urban dictionary

Sundry Sunday :: my urban dictionary: to Isabelle

1 Oct

Def.: Casting an actress who is at least semi-prominent in a television series for a role that is presumably meant to recur and then killing her off in the first episode in which she appears. Etymology re: Isabelle Hartley of Agents of SHIELD.

Usage: To hear tell, the new Star Trek definitely Isabelled the character played by Michelle Yeoh.

–your fangirl heroine.



Sundry Sunday :: my urban dictionary: social triggers

17 Jul

Def.: Behaviors (and such) that, when one encounters them in another person, one bristles involuntarily.

Usage: When husbands speak to their wives certain ways (or men to women in general, honestly), regardless of context, or use certain language, it serves as a heavy social trigger for me.

–your fangirl heroine.


Sundry Sunday :: my urban dictionary: heterosexual inevitability

3 Jul

Def.: The commonly held, inaccurate belief that all interactions between men and women must lead to romance.

Usage: Watching most movies feels like witnessing heterosexual inevitability.

Antonym: heterosexual oblivion.

–your fangirl heroine.


Sundry Sunday :: my urban dictionary: heterosexual oblivion

19 Jun

Def.: The state of heterosexual people’s complete unawareness of anything serious pertaining to the problems that anyone not heterosexual might face or even the existence of anyone not heterosexual.

Usage: Heterosexual oblivion has saved my ladyqueer butt at least half as many times as it’s annoyed me.

–your fangirl heroine.


Sundry Sunday :: my urban dictionary: rigorous self-contemplation

29 May

Def.: This is a polite way of saying “obsessing about one’s flaws,” essentially.

Usage: Unfortunately, it is more common for girls to be societally conditioned to spend more time partaking in rigorous self-contemplation.

–your fangirl heroine.


Sundry Sunday :: my urban dictionary: the baby animal effect

3 Apr

Def.: The sense of calm and joy that can be attained by looking at puppies, kittens, and other cute baby animals, either in person or real life.  (Can also, honestly, apply to grown animals, but oftentimes the viewer will still refer to them as puppies, kittens, etc.)

Usage: I am always glad to see our family pup, but especially when I’ve been having a day and need to experience the baby animal effect.

–your fangirl heroine.


Sundry Sunday :: my urban dictionary: dumpster fire

20 Mar

Or rather, as defined by my drift partner.

Def.: A situation that is a semi-contained center of chaos and disorder constantly. If you weren’t in the area per se you might not bet aware of it, but if you are, yikes.

Usage: Time to go to the dumpster fire that is my workplace.

–your fangirl heroines.